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Curettage
MeSH HeadingCurettage
Tree NumberE04.157
Annotationof any cavity but note DILATATION AND CURETTAGE for cervix & endometrium; do not use / util except by MeSH definition; gingival curettage = SUBGINGIVAL CURETTAGE
Scope NoteA scraping, usually of the interior of a cavity or tract, for removal of new growth or other abnormal tissue, or to obtain material for tissue diagnosis. It is performed with a curet (curette), a spoon-shaped instrument designed for that purpose. (From Stedman, 25th ed & Dorland, 27th ed)
See AlsoDilatation and Curettage
Allowable QualifiersAE CL CT EC ED ES HI IS LJ MO MT NU PX RH SN ST TD UT VE
History Note65(64)
Date of Entry19990101
Unique IDD003475


MeSH Tree Structures

 
Surgical Procedures, Operative [E04]
Ablation Techniques [E04.014]  +
Ambulatory Surgical Procedures [E04.030]
Anastomosis, Surgical [E04.035]  +
Assisted Circulation [E04.050]  +
Bariatric Surgery [E04.062]  +
Biopsy [E04.074]  +
Bloodless Medical and Surgical Procedures [E04.079]
Body Modification, Non-Therapeutic [E04.085]  +
Cardiovascular Surgical Procedures [E04.100]  +
Arrow pointing to current tree nodeCurettage [E04.157]
Dilatation and Curettage [E04.157.310]  +
Debridement [E04.176]
Decompression, Surgical [E04.188]  +
Deep Brain Stimulation [E04.190]
Device Removal [E04.199]
Digestive System Surgical Procedures [E04.210]  +
Dissection [E04.221]  +
Drainage [E04.237]  +
Electrosurgery [E04.262]
Endocrine Surgical Procedures [E04.270]  +
Extracorporeal Circulation [E04.292]  +
Hemostasis, Surgical [E04.350]  +
Laparotomy [E04.406]
Ligation [E04.426]
Lymph Node Excision [E04.446]  +
Mastectomy [E04.466]  +
Metastasectomy [E04.480]
Microsurgery [E04.494]  +
Monitoring, Intraoperative [E04.510]  +
Obstetric Surgical Procedures [E04.520]  +
Neurosurgical Procedures [E04.525]  +
Ophthalmologic Surgical Procedures [E04.540]  +
Oral Surgical Procedures [E04.545]  +
Orthopedic Procedures [E04.555]  +
Ostomy [E04.579]  +
Otorhinolaryngologic Surgical Procedures [E04.580]  +
Pelvic Exenteration [E04.584]
Perioperative Care [E04.604]  +
Perioperative Period [E04.614]  +
Prosthesis Implantation [E04.650]  +
Punctures [E04.665]  +
Reconstructive Surgical Procedures [E04.680]  +
Reoperation [E04.690]
Second-Look Surgery [E04.708]
Splenectomy [E04.726]
Surgery, Computer-Assisted [E04.749]
Surgical Procedures, Elective [E04.772]
Surgical Procedures, Minimally Invasive [E04.800]  +
Surgical Procedures, Minor [E04.806]
Symphysiotomy [E04.910]
Thoracic Surgical Procedures [E04.928]  +
Transplantation [E04.936]  +
Ultrasonic Surgical Procedures [E04.943]  +
Urogenital Surgical Procedures [E04.950]  +
Wound Closure Techniques [E04.987]  +

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